Carver County

Carver County, Minnesota

606 E 4th St
Chaska, MN 55318
Phone: (952) 361-1500
Fax: (952) 361-1491

In south-central MN, east of Minneapolis, established Feb 20, 1855 (prior to statehood) from Hennepin County. Name Origin: For Capt. Jonathan Carver (1710-80), an officer in the French and Indian War, explorer, and author

Area (sq mi):: 376.15 (land 357.04; water 19.11) Population per square mile: 237.70
Population 2005: 84,864 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 20.90%; 1990-2000 46.50% Population 2000: 70,205 (White 94.40%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 1.60%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 33.90
Income 2000: per capita $28,486; median household $65,540; Population below poverty level: 3.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $38,913-$40,807
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Chanhassen (22,977)
  • Chaska County seat (21,694)

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    Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide granted the estate's request in a ruling late on Thursday.
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    Efforts to untangle Nelson's estate are so public that the Carver County District Court has created a website section just for documents related to the Nelson estate.
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    The investigation into his death, led by the Carver County Sheriff 's Office, remains open.
    Carver County Jail, Court Services and Health and Human Services, located in Chaska, Minnesota, are requesting proposals for Electronic Home Monitoring for adult and juvenile offenders, and human services clients.
    The FBI, the DEA and the Carver County District Attorney's Office are trying to determine how Prince, 57, overdosed on the narcotic substance Fentanyl.
    The FBI and the Carver County District Attorney's Office are trying to determine how Prince accidentally overdosed on the powerful painkiller Fentanyl.
    Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide said it will take a while to make those decisions.
    A spokesman for the Carver County Sheriff's Office did not immediately respond to requests for comment, and a spokeswoman at the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office said that agency had no new information to release about Prince's death.
    When Carver County (Minnesota) Sheriff Jim Olson spoke Friday before the media about Prince's autopsy, Olson revealed he was the same age as the deceased star.